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By Wylie Gibbs

Wylie Gibbs relates really attention-grabbing vignettes from his fifty years as a medical professional in Australia, Britain, Saudi Arabia and Fiji.

One incident pertains to his therapy of the overdue best Minister Harold Holt, forty-eight hours ahead of his disappearance. His dialogue of this episode, illuminated by way of his shut courting with Mr Holt, must throw additional mild upon this enduring secret. Mr Gibbs also highlights the outstanding advances in medication which have been made in his lifetime and strains his personal occupation as student, intern, flying health care provider and advisor medical professional, with a short interlude as Member of Parliament.

Of specific curiosity are his remedies of 3 contributors of 'royalty': a local Torres Strait 'king', the second-in-line to the Saudi throne and one other member of Saudi royalty.

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